Banggai Cardinal Baby

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  1. Storm

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    Hello. I came home today and discovered my Banggai Cardinals had a baby. His less then a cm in size. I know nothing about rearing a baby fish. Anybody got advice, tips or links for me?
     
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    Congrats. Post some pics.
     
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    Im no expert, but have a look at rotifers and phytoplankton.
    Good luck!
     
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    nice!
    the fact that he is that big means he is eating and your tank has food, dont change anything and maybe look at ocean nutrions frozen cyclops
     
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    Must check there can be more, a while back I also had some, had 5 but none made it, think some off the fish ate them...
     
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    I see the males mouth is still bloated. So I think more will pop out at some point. As for predator fish my tank inmates are quite small and mostly veggie eaters so im not to worried about that. Hopefully the little one survives.
     
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    Try to get the male too eat before he starve to death... I lost my pair and the babies:(
     
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    For protection, get a long spine urchin. Or build one with toothpicks and prestic.
     
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